Vetrex is an innovative animal health sales and marketing company working with key partners to provide quality products, supported by scientific research and literature to optimize veterinarian care. At Vetrex we strive to achieve preferred customer relationships through our combination of quality products, value and excellent customer service.
Radek Romanowski - President
Dr. Radek Romanowski founded Imrex in 1994 with the goal to provide the optimal choice in high quality and economical products to the animal health industry incorporating vast veterinary scientific experience. He has extensive knowledge and experience in national and international pharmaceutical and veterinary sales, as well as leading manufacturing, distribution and marketing initiatives. His interest in the business has led him to founding a successful marketing company as well as an innovative pharmaceutical corporation through developing global partnerships and professional collaborations with suppliers, distribution partners, and leaders in research and development.
Kathy Alderson-National Sales Manager
Kathy started with Vetrex in 2010 bringing an extensive amount of knowledge of the Veterinary industry with understanding of the Veterinary market. Kathy has worked in small animal clinics as well as emergency and referral practice. Acting as the National Sales Manager, Kathy is responsible for developing sales strategies, leading the sales team while focusing on facilitating business growth. She currently manages the territories of Southern Ontario.
Caroline Leighton – Regional Manager, Alberta and South Western Ontario
Caroline graduated Ridgetown College, University of Guelph in 2005 with a diploma in Veterinary Technology. She has worked in small animal clinics and emergency hospitals as well as equine surgical referral hospitals. Caroline brings a passion for excellence in Veterinary care along with extensive Veterinary knowledge. She currently manages Southwestern Ontario as well as the province of Alberta
Alanna Johnson – Territory Manager, Ontario
Alanna is a student of the Companion Animal Sciences Institute’s nutrition department, and brings her extensive and diverse experience in the animal care and veterinary industries to the Vetrex team. Over the last 15 years, she has worked in a small animal clinic, managed both equine and canine/feline boarding facilities, and provided grooming and training services to pet owners. Alanna is still an active member of the equestrian community and teaches riding lessons in her free time.
Leanna Fooks – Territory Manager, British Columbia
Leanna completed the Animal Health Technology program at Thompson Rivers University in 2012.
She grew up on a dairy farm in the Fraser Valley and has been working in small animal practice for 12 years with special interests in pharmacology, nutraceuticals and orthopedic surgery.
Leanna is also an avid equine enthusiast and competes with her horse in 3 day eventing throughout BC. She currently manages the province of British Columbia and all equine practices.
Mary Dobiszewska – Finance & Operations Manager
Mary graduated in 2011 from the Poland Public Academy of Business and Management with a Master’s Degree in Marketing. In 2013, Mary also completed post graduate studies in Accounting. Mary started working with Vetrex in 2015 and brings a wealth of knowledge in the area of finance. She manages in office operations with strong leadership, organization, and attention to detail.
Steve Mauder – Office and Warehouse Coordinator
Biljana Potkonjak – QA/Regulatory Manager